noun. ['ˈɑːkteɪn'] any isomeric saturated hydrocarbon found in petroleum and used as a fuel and solvent.
- -ane (English)
- octo- (English)
Words that Rhyme with Octane
Example sentences of the word octane
1. Noun, singular or mass
If you add enough high-octane additive to gasoline, it'll bring the fuel's octane number up.
These vehicles can use either 87 octane standard gasoline or E85 fuel.
adjective. vigorously energetic or forceful.
adjective. used of gasoline; having a high octane number.